Monday 17 May 2010, 12:49 | By

Lightbody lines up friends for country project

Artist News

Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody has confirmed some of the people he has involved in his previously reported country-esque supergroup project Tired Pony. REM’s Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey and Belle & Sebastian’s Richard Colburn will all be part of the new outfit, while Iain Archer, Zooey Deschanel, Jacknife Lee, and Editors’ Tom Smith will all have bit parts.

The first Tired Pony album will be out on 12 Jul via Fiction.

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